Travel Blogs from Memphis
... asking what appears to be the officer problem ( I didn't do that but wanted to) he let me off after realising we were English and just had a big chat with us about his English heritage- top guy. Arriving in Memphis slightly blue (no joke intended) about Alex's wallet and the difficulty it would cause we went out to Beale street however we were a bit disappointed ...
... truth of of this movement. Being here was bringing to mind a lot of things I had heard and not understood, but now I hear differently and can visualize what I hear and see pertaining to the Civil Rights Movement.
We had dinner at the famous B B Kings Restaurant. A wonderful live entertainment with songs from the oldies but goodies. Many of the persons on our bus got up to dance. It was a good fun evening.
... his company when he was 9 and made a bow tie out of his grandmas's scrap material. Upstairs in Schwabs was like a museum with photos of the owners and the shop from years past.
Graceland is not huge mansion - just one of those very large American homes. Elvis did not name it - it was called that by the previous owners. Set in sprawling grounds it sits on a busy suburban road about 15 minutes out of downtown Memphis. A very well organised operation, you buy ...
... I was here though I got totally caught up in the Elvis awe and mania and was soooo excited to see where he lived. We decided to do Graceland the next day when we were a bit more refreshed.
After some quick Trip Advisor research we decided to head into town to go on a River Cruise so Chris and I could say we have been on the mighty Mississippi River.
The old paddlewheel boat cruise left the Beale St Landing and as we headed down and up river, ...
I wasn't really sure how much I would find to do in Memphis, all I had really heard about was how dangerous it was. Of course, I know the "Walking in Memphis" song and that the city had deep roots in blues music but I am not a musical historian and didn't know how much actually went on there. Needless to say, I was pleasantly surprised by how much culture and history Memphis had to offer.
I started my time there with a bike ride around downtown. It turns ...
Other places to stay in Memphis
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $224
- Pass it up
- Not What I expected
- Memorable Memphis
5069 Sanderlin Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Hotel, Great location
- Loved my stay at this great hotel
- Good for business travelers who don't take workout seriously
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Modern Luxury in Memphis
- "Not terribly impressed; OK but not great."
- Worth Every Dollar Spent
Richwood Home Owners Association, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $99
939 Ridge Lake Boulevard, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Great hotel!
- Nice place!
- Excellent experience
Southeast Memphis Betterment Association, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- Everything I expected
- The Best!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- Great time!
Handy Holiday Community Club, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $59
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $183
- Great location, great rate, great staff
- Best part of our trip
- Central location, WiFi rulez!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- Great place to be
- Memphis Marriott-Downtown
- Terrific Staff. Great Hotel
5795 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $149
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Mc Kellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $96
1022 S Shady Grove Rd, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $172
- Great accommodation - a little distance from tourist attractions though
- Good Hotel
- Two Thumbs Up!!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Oh dear what a mistake!
- Rib City
- Bad Service, Hotel Noisy
Balmoral Residents Association, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $51
5877 Poplar Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Stay Here!
- Park Place is my Place in Memphis
- A great find! A clean hotel that's worth the price. A
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $79
- Decent Stay at Affordable Rate
- New owners and convenient to everything in Memphis
- Horrible hotel
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $221
- # 1 hotel in Memphis
- What's the big deal?
- Won't stay anywhere else in Memphis
1236 Primacy Parkway, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $97
- Wonderful hotel
- Great Stay
- An easy night in a pleasant hotel
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotel
- Worst Experience ever!
- Clean rooms, great price
New Pathways, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $106
6500 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $65
Quince - Oakhaven-Parkway PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $195
- Really good for a Hampton
- Great location but walls a little thin
- Good location
6015 Park Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132